moving sidewalk


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moving sidewalk

[′müv·iŋ ′sīd‚wȯk]
(civil engineering)
A sidewalk constructed on the principle of an endless belt, on which pedestrians are moved.
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Revell finds this violent man, so capable within his circumscribed life, in tears on a moving sidewalk, unable to read the monitors and in desperate need of rescue.
One of the pilgrims steps off the moving sidewalk, so touched she is sobbing.
From a moving sidewalk, you view seven Antarctic species waddling on the ice and swimming and porpoising in the deep pool.
For instance, the big 1991 transportation bill called the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA) included $30 million to build a moving sidewalk in Altoona, Pennsylvania, $30 million to maintain recreational motorcycle trails, and $17.
Taking prosaic ideas to incongruous extremes, he writes things like: "With the federal deficit running at several hundred billion dollars per year, Congress passed a transportation bill that, according to news reports, includes $30 million for a 'high-tech' moving sidewalk in Altoona, which happens to be in the district of Rep.
This market subject to work for Upgrade and / or moving sidewalk emergences based on changes altimetry and / or urban development.
Most of its gates are linked to the main terminal by rail shuttle, the remainder by moving sidewalk.
Linked by moving sidewalk to the new Hong Kong International Airport, the 1,100 room Regal Airport Hotel brings a new level of service and luxury to one of the world's busiest business centers.
I've never seen a place where the animals look so healthy,'' a woman remarked to me as we took advantage of the moving sidewalk to transport us from a canyon to a mesa.
As passengers ride the moving sidewalk towards Immigration, they will be advised of any delays, the reason and how to proceed in the Federal Inspection area by overhead television monitors.
the project includes, but not limited to the following: foundations, concrete structure, concrete ramps, elevators, moving sidewalks, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, mechanical ventilation, roadway improvements, utility work, parking collection systems, cctv, fencing, security standards compliance and other elements.